Ollie Zaydik

Director, Talent/PFC Advisor

Since 2007, Ollie has personally interviewed over 5,000 skilled newcomers to Canada from a wide variety of professional backgrounds and countries of origin, gaining unique insights into the dynamics of the integration of skilled newcomers into the workforce in Canada. He is part of the senior leadership team at Career Edge, a national not-for-profit social enterprise that has helped over 13,000 individuals facing barriers to employment to launch their careers in the field of their education and expertise. Ollie works passionately to ensure the operational success of Career Edge’s programs, which through a paid internship model gives the hundreds of employer partners of Career Edge an effective manner to source and onboard new talent, while providing life-changing opportunities to program clients.